She was born on August 27, 1988 in Akwa Ibom State in south southern Nigeria.
Didi had her primary education and proceeded to attend different secondary schools at Federal Government College, Ikot Ekpene before finally completed her secondary education at Macdonald School where she obtained her secondary school certificate.
Her Acting Career
Didi began acting while in the University where she used to act stage plays and dramas.
She made entry into Nollywood professionally and acted several movies, some of which are:
• Escort Service
• Crazy Girls
• Dinning with the Devil
• True Love
• Royal Rituals
• Journey to Dreamland
• Brazillian Hair Madness
• Jump to Pass among others.
Didi is gifted and highly talented Nollywood star known for her brilliant interpretation of roles in movies. She accepts any character assigned her liberally and she acts in most romantic or seductive roles in movies.
Didi revealed that a movie, ‘Jump and Pass directed by Desmond Elliot is her favourite movie in the industry so far.
Didi Ekanem recently launched a Clothing line named ‘ODOT’, an abbreviation of her native name, Odotukpono, which means “I deserve honour”.
Her Role Model
Didi cites Mercy Johnson as her role model and looks forward to acting alongside with her very soon.
She loves dancing, a skill she learnt from her childhood.
Her Personal Life
Didi is not yet married. She advises those who are scared to go into marriage to watch carefully and go ahead, saying is a good thing to experience.
She revealed she prays fervently for a good husband. In her words, “I need a man with a bad boy character”.
Her Net Worth
Didi Ekanem is a regular face in Nollywood, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $1 million dollars.
Didi is a media personality. You can reach her on:
Facebook: Didi Ekanem